THE Queensland Maroons are on track for a record breaking fifth consecutive State of Origin series win after a 28-24 victory over the New South Wales Blues in front of 68, 753 drenched fans in Game I at ANZ Stadium.
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THE Parramatta Eels have continued their recent good form with a tight 19-12 win over the Manly Sea Eagles in a physical encounter at a wet Brookvale Oval in front of over 11,000 brave fans.
THE Newcastle Knights have turned on the razzle-dazzle to overcome the Sydney Roosters 34-18 at Gosford's Bluetongue Stadium.
A committed team performance has seen the Brisbane Broncos snatch back-to-back wins, with a 28-6 drubbing of the Gold Coast Titans in front of over 40,000 fans at Suncorp Stadium